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[texts]A Pocket Guide to North Africa - United States. Army Service Forces. Special Service Division
"You are to do duty in North Africa as a soldier of the United States, and this guidebook has been prepared to assist you in serving in a strange country as well as to give you a more complete understanding of why you are fighting there and to make your service a more worthwhile personal experience... " Digitized by Central University Libraries, Southern Methodist University http://digitalcollections.smu.edu/all/
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; US Army; United States. Army
Downloads: 132
[audio]Radio Discussion Of Gas Rationing In Detroit, 11-08-1942 - Office for Emergency Management. Office of Price Administration. Editorial Division
WJR news about allied landings in North Africa, then "In Our Opinion" roundtable discussion on gasoline rationing. National Archives Identifier: 2205856
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; WJR; Rationing -- United States; OTR; Detroit; World War, 1939-1945; Old Time Radio; World War II
Downloads: 78
[texts]Observer Report (Army Ground Forces) - Cushman, Allerton
"This document is a report by Major Allerton Cushman, French Army, who was an observer from the Tank Destroyer Center and Headquarters Army Ground Forces to Northwest Africa for the period December 19, 1942 to March 1 1943. The report contains criticisms and suggestions for Allied tank destroyer divisions who are combating German Panzer units."Digitized by www.dtic.mil
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Tank Warfare; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North
Downloads: 18
[texts]Artillery In The Desert - United States. War Department
MILITARY INTELLIGENCE SERVICE, WAR DEPARTMENT, Washington DC, SPECIAL SERIES No. 6, Artillery In The Desert, November 25, 1942 "In the Libyan desert, where fighting has been continuous since 1940, fire power has been a decisive factor, and artillery has played an important role in its development. Guns have halted tanks and infantry; guns of all calibers — motor-drawn, self-propelled, portee, and mounted in tanks — have enabled large advances to be made by both sides...
Keywords: Special Series; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; US Army; United States. Army; United States. -- Army -- Handbooks, manuals, etc; WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North
Downloads: 187
[movies]Reconstruction At Benghasi - United States. Army Air Forces
Army Air Forces Combat Subject film #342 Reconstruction At Benghasi No description at the National Archives, but this is film of Benghasi street scenes during WWII. Rubble. British and American soldiers walk in the street, haggle with shop keeper, carry grapes and watermelon. African-American soldiers get a shoe shine. Libyan kids flash the "V" victory sign. National Archives Identifier: 3152 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise...
Keywords: Army Air Forces -- Combat Subjects; World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, African American; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Libya; US Army; World War II; World War, 1939-1945
Downloads: 50
[texts]History Of Allied Force Headquarters Part 1: August - December 1942 - Allied Force Headquarters
"Part one covers August-December, 1942 and discusses the North African Invasion. Topics include: the Allied Command and headquarters, the Administrative sections and offices, general and special staff sections, the move of AFHQ to North Africa and contains a list of photographs."Digitized by the Combined Arms Research Library (CARL) Digital Library, US Army Combined Arms Center. http://cgsc.cdmhost.com/cdm/
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; United States. Army; Allied Force Headquarters -- History; Combined operations (Military science); Allied Force Headquarters -- Administration; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North
Downloads: 14
[texts]The Landings in North Africa: November 1942 - United States. Office of Naval Intelligence
The Landings in North Africa: November 1942. Part of the U.S. Navy Office of Naval Intelligence "Combat Narratives" series of books. The Moroccan expedition Characteristics of the coast Fixed defenses Mobile defenses The French naval forces Organization of the United States Amphibious Force Departure The Atlantic crossing The Battle of Casablanca The attack on Mehdia and the Port Lyautey airfield The attack on Safi The attack on Fedala The Algerian expedition The attack on Oran and Arzeu The att...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945; US Navy; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; World War, 1939-1945 -- Amphibious Operations
Downloads: 160 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[texts]The Development Of German Defensive Tactics In Cyrenaica - 1942 - United States. War Department
MILITARY INTELLIGENCE SERVICE, WAR DEPARTMENT, Washington DC, SPECIAL SERIES No. 5, The Development Of German Defensive Tactics In Cyrenaica - 1942, October 16, 1942 "German military doctrine has stressed the offense, and the ability of the German Army in attack is well known. However, it should not be assumed that when the Germans are thrown on the defensive, they will not know what to do; the Libyan campaigns are evidence to the contrary."Digitized by AHEC (U.S...
Keywords: Special Series; Defensive (Military science); Siege warfare; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; United States. -- Army -- Handbooks, manuals, etc; United States. Army; WWII; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; US Army
Downloads: 172
[texts]Pocket Guide To Egypt - United States. Army Service Forces. Special Service Division
"YOU'RE BOUND FOR EGYPT for just one job; To beat the enemy and help bring conclusive victory for the Allied Nations. To do that, you've got to use your brains as well as your body." Digitized by Central University Libraries, Southern Methodist University http://digitalcollections.smu.edu/all/
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Egypt; United States. -- Army -- Handbooks, manuals, etc; United States. Army; US Army; WWII; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North
Downloads: 142
[movies]Bombers Over North Africa - United States. Army Air Forces
United States Army Air Forces film #TF 1-3337 Bombers Over North Africa. Listed at the National Archives as "Bombers Over North Africa, ca. 1942" but film catalogs show this as being from 1944. National Archives description: "Beginning with General Dwight D. Eisenhower's homage to the effectiveness of the U.S. Air Force in the Tunisian victory, this film uses actuality [SIC actual?] footage in its presentation of the air campaign in North Africa." National Archives Identifier: 6050307 As always,...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; Bombing, Aerial
Downloads: 56
[texts]CMH Pub 100-6 To Bizerte With the II Corps, (23 April-13 May 1943) - U.S. Army Center For Military History
CMH Pub 100-6 To Bizerte With the II Corps, (23 April-13 May 1943). First published, 1946. "To Bizerte With the II Corps (23 April-13 May 1943) is one of a series of fourteen studies [American Forces In Action Series] of World War II operations originally published by the War Department's Historical Division and now returned to print as part of the Army's commemoration of the fiftieth anniversary of that momentous clash of arms...
Keywords: American Forces In Action Series; WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; United States. -- Army -- II Corps; World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; US Army; United States. Army
Downloads: 207
[texts]CMH Pub 93-7 A Pattern for Joint Operations: World War II Close Air Support, North Africa - Mortensen, Daniel R.
CMH Pub 93-7 A Pattern for Joint Operations: World War II Close Air Support, North Africa by Daniel R. Mortensen."Close air support doctrine, organization, and operations immediately prior to and during the campaign in North Africa."GPO Number: 008-029-00161-6Digitized by the U.S. Army Center of Military History: http://www.history.army.mil
Keywords: Historical Analysis Series; Unified operations (Military science); World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; WWII; United States. Army Air Forces
Downloads: 63
[movies]Private Snafu - A Few Quick Facts: Fear - United Productions of America
Private Snafu learns about the corporeal effects of fear. As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks :)
Keywords: United Productions of America; World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Caricatures and cartoons; World War II; Training Film; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; Dr Seuss; Private Snafu; Mel Blanc; WWII
Downloads: 1,245
[texts]CMH Pub 72-11 Algeria-French Morocco: The U.S. Army Campaigns of World War II - Anderson, Charles Robert
CMH Pub 72-11 Algeria-French Morocco: The U.S. Army Campaigns of World War II by Charles Robert Anderson. GPO Stock Number: 008-029-00260-4 ISBN: 0-16-038105-3 ISBN-13: 978-0160381058 "Provides one in a series of 40 illustrated brochuresthat describe the campaigns in which U.S. Army troops participated during the war. Each brochure describes the strategic setting, traces the operations of the major American units involved, and analyzes the impact of the campaign on future operations." Digitized ...
Keywords: The US Army Campaigns of WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Algeria; World War, 1939-1945; WWII; US Army; World War II; United States. Army; World War II Commemorative Brochures
Downloads: 314
[movies]Tunisian Victory - United States Army Signal Corps and British Service Units
Directed by Frank Capra and narrated by Burgess Meredith. Joint U.S. and British documentary about the North African theater of war. As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :)
Keywords: US Army; World War, 1939-1945; Frank Capra; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; Burgess Meredith; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Tunisia; United States. Army; WWII; Great Britain. -- Army; World War II
Downloads: 2,729
[texts]German Methods Of Warfare In The Libyan Desert - United States. War Department
MILITARY INTELLIGENCE SERVICE, WAR DEPARTMENT, Washington DC, INFORMATION BULLETIN No. 20 German Methods Of Warfare In The Libyan Desert July 9, 1942 "This bulletin has been prepared from first-hand reports on German methods of warfare as encountered in Libya; many of the documents are British in origin, but some of the more important are verbatim reprints of captured German orders. The bulletin will serve a dual purpose: (1) To provide all officers with reasonably confirmed information, and (2)...
Keywords: Special Series; WWII; US Army; United States. Army; United States. -- Army -- Handbooks, manuals, etc; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Libya
Downloads: 227
[movies]British Thank General Cowell For Air Evacuation Help - United States. Army Air Forces
U.S. Army Air Forces Combat Film Report # 238, British Thank General Cowell For Air Evacuation Help. Misspelled at the National Archives as "British Thank General Powell [SIC] for Air Evacuation Help." No description at the National Archives but this is a very short film of a British military officer thanking Generals Doolittle and Ernest Marshall Cowell for their help in evacuating 50,000 wounded troops via air...
Keywords: Army Air Forces -- Combat Film Report; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Medical Air Evacuation; Doolittle, James Harold, 1896-1993; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; WWII; United States. Army Air Forces; Cowell, Ernest Marshall, 1886-
Downloads: 34
[movies]Camouflaged French Cruiser Gloire Target Practice; French Foreign Legionnaires; Amphib Landing Ops., N. Africa; Admiral Hewitt Aboard USS Brooklyn (CL-40) 1944 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #1813.  National Archives description "1) MS LCP's underway away from camera loaded with troops.2) MLS Taken on inside of LCP showing troops seated, awaiting landing; troops run from craft onto beach.3) MLS LCP's beached; troops running onto beach.4) MS Boat passing LCP beached.5) MS French flag flying from flagstaff.6) LS LCP's coming toward beach.7) MS LCP hits beach; explosion in FG; troops run over prone man lying on barbed wire.8) LS Men running up beach; LCP...
Keywords: WWII; USS Brooklyn (CL-40); Hewitt, H. Kent (Henry Kent), 1887-1972; USS Brooklyn; World War, 1939-1945; HMS Spartan (95); World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; French cruiser Gloire (1935); Landing Craft -- United States; United States. Navy
Downloads: 9
[texts]History Of Allied Force Headquarters Part 2: December 1942 - December 1943 - Allied Force Headquarters
"Part two is titled "Period of the Tunisian, Sicilian, and South Italian campaigns" (December 1942 to December 1943). Topics include information about supply staff organizations, transportation staff organizations, finance staff organizations, and staff organizations for civil affairs." Digitized by the Combined Arms Research Library (CARL) Digital Library, US Army Combined Arms Center. http://cgsc.cdmhost.com/cdm/
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Tunisia; Allied Force Headquarters -- Administration; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; Allied Force Headquarters -- History; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy -- Sicily; Combined operations (Military science); World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy
Downloads: 13
[movies]"Operation Climax"; Search for remains of the WW II B-24 bomber "Lady Be Good" Sand Sea of Calanscio, Libyan Desert, Libya, North Africa, 04/27/1960 - 05/07/1960 - United States. Army
National Archives description: "Officers talking near SA-16 rescue plane. LSs, SA-l6 taking off and in flight. AV, desert terrain. MLS, vehicles driving in circles to make impressions in sand. MLS, Mr. Neep scuffling in sand. MS, Mr. Neep checking compass. MS, H-13H on desert. LS, C-130 starting to take off. MCU, soldier putting meat in freezer. Soldiers assembling H-13H helicopter. MS, rotor blade being attached to H-13H...
Keywords: WWII; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Group, 376th; World War II; Hercules (Turboprop transports); World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; Libya (Africa) nation; Airplanes, Military; B-24 bomber; Search and rescue operations; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; World War, 1939-1945; Bell H-13 Sioux; AN/GRC-19
Downloads: 81
[movies]War Pictorial News No. 104 - Ministry of Information
1943 British Ministry of Information newsreel about the North African campaign. Description at the National Archives: "Part 1 shows Brit. antitank guns mounted on "Hurricane" fighter planes. The planes take off and strafe Ger. tanks in N. Africa. Part 2, Allied troops in Cairo, Egypt are entertained by magicians, jugglers, and an excursion along the Nile at a party given by Premier Nahas Pasha. Part 3, shows women working in machine shops in the Middle East...
Keywords: WWII; Gort, John Standish Surtees Prendergast Vereker, Viscount, 1886-1946; World War, 1939-1945 -- Great Britain; Tedder, Arthur William Tedder, Baron, 1890-1967; Great Britain. -- Royal Air Force; World War, 1939-1945 -- Egypt; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; Newsreel
Downloads: 114
[movies]Operation Climax (Search For Crew Of "Lady Be Good" Of WWII) Libyan Desert, Libya, 05/12/1960-05/22/1960 - United States. Army
LC-44083 National Archives description: "Seq: Soldiers taking down tents and breaking camp after search. Seq: Soldiers prepare caskets for shipment. VS, equipment and caskets are loaded into C-130s. LS, C-130 taking off from desert." National Archives Identifier: 28205 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: WWII; Hercules (Turboprop transports); World War II; Libya (Africa) nation; Airplanes, Military; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Group, 376th; Search and rescue operations; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; WWII; B-24 bomber; World War, 1939-1945
Downloads: 46
[texts]Egypt-Libya - Newell, Clayton R., 1942-
CMH Pub 72-13 Egypt-Libya: The U.S. Army Campaigns of World War II by Clayton R. Newell. "Provides one in a series of 40 illustrated brochures that describe the campaigns in which U.S. Army troops participated during the war. Each brochure describes the strategic setting, traces the operations of the major American units involved, and analyzes the impact of the campaign on future operations." GPO Stock Number: 008-029-00258-2 ISBN: 0160380987 ISBN-13 978-0160380983 Digitized by the U.S...
Keywords: The US Army Campaigns of WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Libya; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Egypt; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; United States. Army; US Army; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; WWII; World War II Commemorative Brochures
Downloads: 206
[texts]Helmets And Lipstick - Haskell, Ruth G.
Lt. Ruth G. Haskell's 1944 memoir of WWII service in North Africa with the U.S. Army Nurse Corps. Preface "Usually when one thinks of the Army in times such as these, a picture comes to mind of a stalwart group of fighting soldiers striding off to war. It is very true that Uncle Sam has many, many nephews in his service, but in these past three years he has also acquired many nieces. Included among the latter are the Army nurses...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; United States. -- Army Nurse Corps; Army Nurse Corps; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States; United States. Army; Military Nursing; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Medical Care -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American
Downloads: 81
[movies]Red Cross News - North Africa And Sicily
A special edition: a review of Red Cross services to the Armed Forces in North Africa and Sicily and with the Fifth Army in Italy As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :)
Keywords: WWII; United States. -- Army -- Army, 5th; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy; US Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy -- Sicily; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; World War II; American Red Cross; World War, 1939-1945; Newsreel; War -- Relief Of Sick And Wounded
Downloads: 169
[movies]Armstrong Circle Theatre: Ghost Bomber
February 3, 1960 episode of the TV show Armstrong Circle Theatre. Ghost Bomber: The Lady Be Good.Documentary/live theater program about the discovery of the B-24 bomber, Lady Be Good, which was found in the Libyan desert in 1958. Also see "Operation Climax" Search For Remains Of The WWII B-24 Bomber Lady Be Good, Sand Sea Of Calanscio, Libyan Desert, Libya, North Africa, 1960-04-27 - 1960-05-07 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwi...
Keywords: Classic TV; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Group, 376th; WWII; B-24 bomber; World War, 1939-1945; Douglas Edwards; World War II; Richard Bright; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; George Segal; Danny Meehan; Donald Gantry; Conrad Fowkes
Downloads: 282
[texts]CMH Pub 6-1-1: Northwest Africa - Seizing The Initiative In The West - Howe, George F. (George Frederick), 1901-1988
CMH Pub 6-1-1 Northwest Africa - Seizing The Initiative In The West by George F. Howe. First published, 1957."The assault on North Africa on 8 November 1942 led to a bitter conflict that finally culminated in the defeat of the Axis forces in Tunisia seven months later. The campaign was, for the U.S. Army, a school in coalition warfare and an introduction to enemy tactics."GPO number: 008-029-00070-9Digitized by the U.S...
Keywords: The U.S. Army in World War II: The Mediterranean Theater of Operations; The U.S. Army in World War II; WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; United States. Army; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; US Army
Downloads: 196
[movies]"Operation Climax" Search For Remains Of The WWII B-24 Bomber "Lady Be Good," Sand Sea Of Calanscio, Libyan Desert, Libya, North Africa, 04/24/1960 - 04/27/1960 - United States. Army
National Archives Description: "At Rhein Main AFB, Frankfurt, Germany, a 3/4 ton truck and Jeep start to drive into C-130 plane. LA, Rhein Main AFB tower. Baggage being loaded onto plane. VS, equipment, caskets, and boxes standing by plane. CU, on box "Operation Climax, Libyan Desert" Wheelus Air Base, Tripoli, Libia. Team leaving terminal building. CU, sign: "Welcome to Wheelus Air Base, Passenger Terminal"...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; Libya (Africa) nation; Hercules (Turboprop transports); World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Group, 376th; Search and rescue operations; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; B-24 bomber; World War, 1939-1945; Airplanes, Military; Tripoli (Libya); Wheelus Air Base; Soldiers' Bodies, Disposition Of
Downloads: 67
[texts]One Damn Thing After Another - Treanor, Thomas
One Damn Thing After Another: The Adventures Of An Innocent Man Trapped Between Public Relations And The Axis.1944 book by War Correspondent Tom Treanor, who died that year after being run over by a tank in France. Contents Introduction vii I Trip to Cairo i II First Trip to the Front 8 III Cairo 19 IV Malta and Gibraltar 33 V Alexandria 44 VI South Africans 53 VII Before the Battle 59 VIII ElAlamein 64 IX Expelled to India 80 X A Mixed Bag of Indians 83 XI Two Englishmen 100 XII Down the Mayii ...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Humor; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Burma; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy -- Sicily; CBI; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Egypt; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North
Downloads: 131
[movies]War Dept. Military IntelIigence Film, Nazi Newsreels - United States. War Department
1940 U.S. War Dept. Military Intelligence Film MID-6310. Listed at National Archives as "Newsreels." National Archives description: "NORTH AFRICA-- German reconnaissance detachment motoring into the desert: finds tire tracks and identifies them as enemy tracks by measurement; stops at desert village. Staff Headquarters of combined German and Italian tank force: Cavallero, Rommel, Kesselring, Leidemena[?]...
Keywords: World War II; WWII; National Socialism; Newsreel; Schmeling, Max, 1905-2005; Molotov, Vyacheslav Mikhaylovich, 1890-1986; Cavallero, Ugo, 1880-1943; Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945; Kesselring, Albert, 1885-1960; Britain, Battle Of, Great Britain, 1940; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; World War, 1939-1945; Germany. -- Armed Forces -- Parachute Troops; Bürgerbräukeller; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, German; World War, 1939-1945 -- Military Intelligence
Downloads: 449
[movies]"Operation Climax" Search For Remains Of The WWII B-24 Bomber "Lady Be Good," Sand Sea Of Calanscio, Libyan Desert, Libya, North Africa, 04/27/1960 -05/07/1960 - United States. Army
LC-44040 National Archives description "LSs, two H-13 helicopters flying over desert. LS, MS, 3/4 ton truck with its wheels deep in sand. CU, wheel of truck turning in sand and then moving forward. Capt. Fuller with an improvised turban on his head enters jeep and drives off. MS, CU, Capt. Fuller checking compass. RV, jeep driving on desert. Sandstorm blowing over campsite. Sand blowing over desert...
Keywords: WWII; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Group, 376th; World War II; Soldiers' Bodies, Disposition Of; Airplanes, Military; World War, 1939-1945; Search and rescue operations; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; Haboob; World War II; Libya (Africa) nation; B-24 bomber; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; H-13 Sioux (Helicopter)
Downloads: 68
[movies]"Operation Climax" Search For Remains Of The WWII B-24 Bomber "Lady Be Good" - United States. Department of Defense
"Operation Climax" Search For Remains Of The WWII B-24 Bomber Lady Be Good, Sand Sea Of Calanscio, Libyan Desert, Libya, North Africa, 1960-04-27 - 1960-05-07 Description from National Archives: "Shot List  LS, fuel drums being unloaded from C-130. Capt. Fuller walking with Libyan newsmen. Int, tent, Capt. Fuller briefing newspapermen over map. MSs, CU, two soldiers checking AN/PRC-10 radio sets on hood of jeep...
Keywords: WWII; B-24 bomber; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; Search and rescue operations; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Group, 376th; Airplanes, Military; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; Hercules (Turboprop transports); World War II; Libya (Africa) nation
Downloads: 349
[movies]"Operation Climax" Search For Remains Of The WWII B-24 Bomber "Lady Be Good," Sand Sea Of Calanscio, Libyan Desert, Libya, North Africa, 4/24/1960 - 4/27/1960 - United States. Army
National Archives description: "VS, C-130 warming up its engines. MS, LS, C-130 taking off from desert. MS, sign on box: "Operation Climax, Libyan Desert." VS, soldiers pounding tent stakes and tents being erected. Coffins, supplies and equipment at campsite. MSs, officer shaving. VS, tents being erected. LS, C-130 landing on desert. MS, officer and soldiers unload from plane. VS, H-13 helicopter being unloaded from C-130." National Archives Identifier: 28195As always, any error or typo is mine ...
Keywords: H-13 Sioux (Helicopter); United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Group, 376th; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; Soldiers' Bodies, Disposition Of; World War, 1939-1945 --Campaigns -- Africa, North; Wheelus Air Base; Search and rescue operations; Libya (Africa) nation; World War, 1939-1945; Airplanes, Military; B-24 bomber; WWII; Hercules (Turboprop transports); World War II
Downloads: 75
[movies]American Troops In Africa During World War II - United States. War Department
Color Silent film from November 1942.  Shot list from the National Archives: "Summary: An American flag flies atop ruins of a French fort. VS, ruins of fort. Soldiers in fg. VS, drum and bugle unit and a squad of soldiers march into fort. VS, soldiers sit beneath sign: "NEW YORK CITY - MAYOR MOLOTOV." VS, soldiers and pup tents near ruins. VS, military and civilian in the streets of Oran, Algeria...
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945; Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969; Doolittle, James Harold, 1896-1993; Giraud, Henri, 1879-1949; Clark, Mark W. (Mark Wayne), 1896-1984; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; Kenitra, Province de (Morocco, Africa) province; WWII; World War II; WWII In Color
Downloads: 266
[movies]War Pictorial News No. 95 - Ministry of Information
1943 British Ministry of Information newsreel about the North African campaign. Description at the National Archives: "Part 1, armor of the Brit. 8th Army crosses the Libyan border into Tunisia, and rolls through the streets of a Tunisian city. Part 2 shows training maneuvers of Brit. paratroops and glider troops. Part 3, Haile Selassie reviews inf. and pack mules of the British-trained Ethiopian Army...
Keywords: WWII; Newsreel; World War, 1939-1945 -- Great Britain; World War II; Haile Selassie I, Emperor of Ethiopia, 1892-1975; World War, 1939-1945 -- South Africa; Great Britain. -- Army -- 8th Army; Great Britain. -- Royal Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North
Downloads: 114
[movies]Operation Climax (search for crew of "Lady Be Good" of WWII) Libyan Desert, Libya, 05/12/1960 - 05/22/1960 - United States. War Department
LC-44080 National Archives description "Seq: Soldiers and Civilians (Civilians in the search team include a Mr. Neep and an employee of the British Petroleum Co., Mr. Don Livingston) searching thru sand for bones and other remains. MSs, soldier boards commercial plane in desert. He is being flown back for medical treatment. Group waves. Seq: Soldiers load medical boxes into two H-13 helicopters. H-13s take-off...
Keywords: WWII; Soldiers' Bodies, Disposition Of; H-13 Sioux (Helicopter); World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; Search and rescue operations; World War II; B-24 bomber; WWII; Libya (Africa) nation; Haboob; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Group, 376th; World War, 1939-1945; Airplanes, Military; World War II
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[texts]1942-12 Intelligence Bulletin Vol 01 No 04 - United States. War Department
MILITARY INTELLIGENCE SERVICE WAR DEPARTMENT Washington, December 1942 INTELLIGENCE BULLETIN NO. 4 TABLE OF CONTENTS PART ONE: JAPAN SECTION I. FIGHTING IN THE SOLOMON ISLANDS 1. Introduction 2. Tactics a. Reconnaissance b. Infiltration c. Sniping d. Communication e. Antitank f. Deception g. Camouflage h. Night Operations i. Defense j. Air k. Prisoners l. Food m. Medical Care 3. Weapons a. Rifles b...
Keywords: Intelligence Bulletin; WWII; Field Manual; US Army; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; United States. -- Army -- Handbooks, manuals, etc; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Solomon Islands; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Libya; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; World War, 1939-1945 -- Military Intelligence
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[movies]Operation Climax (Search For Crew Of "Lady Be Good" Of WWII) Libyan Desert, Libya, 05/12/1960-05/22/1960 - United States. Army
National Archives description "MSs, group discussing searching operation. MS, H-13 taking off after refueling. AVs, H-13 flying over desert. VS, water being pumped from desert well. MSs, huge rock in desert. MSs, vehicle has difficulty moving thru sand. Seq: Group around casket as lid is closed and flag is draped over it. Group salutes." National Archives Identifier: 28203 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these f...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Group, 376th; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; Search and rescue operations; WWII; B-24 bomber; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; Airplanes, Military; World War II; Libya (Africa) nation; H-13 Sioux (Helicopter); Soldiers' Bodies, Disposition Of
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[movies]Bombing Of Sfax, Tunisia - United States. Army Air Forces
Army Air Forces Combat Subject film # 74, Bombing Of Sfax, Tunisia.No description at National Archives. No sound. Airmen playing volleyball at a desert landing ground, B-24 bomber, bombing raid on Sfax, dust storm. National Archives Identifier 2964 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: Army Air Forces -- Combat Subjects; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Tunisia; Mitchell Bomber; Volleyball; B-25 Bomber; Dust Storm; Haboob; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Group, 12th
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[texts]CMH Pub 10-8 Medical Service in the Mediterranean and Minor Theaters - Wiltse, Charles M. (Charles Maurice), 1907-1990
CMH Pub 10-8 The Medical Department: Medical Service in the Mediterranean and Minor Theaters by Charles M. Wiltse. "Emphasizing the evolution of organizations and the use of personnel, this volume analyzes methods of evacuating the wounded or sick soldier and the effort to control disease in those areas under the control of the Army. An appendix looks at German medical service in the African and European areas covered by the volume."Digitized by the U.S...
Keywords: The U.S. Army in World War II: The Technical Services; Military Medicine; Green Book; United States. -- Army -- Medical Department -- History; World War, 1939-1945; United States. -- Army -- Medical Department; War -- Relief Of Sick And Wounded; World War II; WWII; The U.S. Army in World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Medical care -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy -- Sicily; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Southern
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[movies]Coast Guard Report #7: On Foreign Shores - United States. Coast Guard
Coast Guard Report #7: Coast Guard At War On Foreign Shores. Narrated by Jackson Beck. National Archives description: "On overseas activities of the Coast Guard in World War II. Includes views of the amphibious invasions of Guadalcanal, North Africa, Anzio, Tarawa, Saipan, Luzon, Iwo Jima, Okinawa, Normandy, and South France. Cutters shoot down an airplane, patrol a Persian port, deliver supplies and men to Greenland, release depth charges, and sink a German boat...
Keywords: United States. Coast Guard; Jackson Beck; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Solomon Islands -- Guadalcanal; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Ryukyu Islands; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Southern; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Philippines -- Luzon; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Northern Mariana Islands -- Saipan; Tarawa, Battle Of, Kiribati, 1943; USS Joseph T. Dickman (APA-13); World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; USS Hunter Liggett (AP-27); USCGC Northwind (WAG-282); World War, 1939-1945 -- Amphibious Operations; World War, 1939-1945; Anzio, Battle Of, Anzio, Italy, 1944; USS Bayfield (APA-33); USS Arthur Middleton (APA-25); Waesche, Russell R. (Russell Randolph), 1886-1946; USCGC Alexander Hamilton (WPG-34); Anzio Beachhead, 1944; USS Chase (DE-158); United States. -- Coast Guard -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Northern Mariana Islands; Search and rescue operations
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